Abhinavagupta
(6,771 words)

Abhinavagupta (c. 960-1020 CE) is widely renowned as the most authoritative and influential proponent of nondual Kashmiri Śaivism, and probably even Hindu Tantra in general. While certain innovations often credited …

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David P. Lawrence, “Abhinavagupta”, in: Brill’s Encyclopedia of Hinduism, Edited by: Knut A. Jacobsen, Helene Basu, Angelika Malinar, Vasudha Narayanan. Consulted online on 25 March 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2212-5019_beh_COM_9000000097>
First published online: 2012



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